A team of researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology has developed a 3D printing method that is considerably faster and can work at a much larger scale than current processes. Read more
MIT’s machine—dubbed a ‘digital construction platform (DCP)—is controlled by a robotic arm, and has created the largest structure ever to be 3D printed.
NASA step into the future of textiles with 4D-printed ‘space fabric’—a ‘chain mail’ material used to protect astronauts and spacecraft during missions.
for the first time precise metal 3D printing for both prototyping and mass production will be available across industries — at speeds 100 times faster.
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MIT self-assembly lab have collaborated with steelcase and christophe guberan to yield a 3D printing breakthrough with ‘rapid liquid printing.’
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Swiss company UrbanAlps has devised a method for 3D-printing keys to make them almost unforgeable, because their teeth are hidden from view. Read more
barbara motylińska and zuza gronwicz have created a biodegradable sneaker design that can be modified via an app and sent directly to a local 3D printers.
a team from SUTD university created an interactive light art installation made of 50,000 individually addressable LED pixels which respond to the presence of visitors.
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adidas adds a new dimension to sneaker production with its futurecraft 4D, as an industry-first use of digital light synthesis in high-performance footwear.
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under armour’s new ‘architech futurist’ interweaves plastic fibres in its 3D-printed sole to provide the wearer with infinite cushioning and support.
Goodyear has updated its spherical tyres for self-driving cars, adding a “bionic skin” of sensors that reads the road and adapts to suit different terrains. Read more
located in stupino town, russia, the house was constructed using apis cor’s unique mobile construction 3D printer.
israeli artist eyal gever created the ‘laugh-star’ aboard the international space station with a gravity-independent 3D printer in collaboration with NASA’s made in space inc.
designboom takes a look around vitra design museum’s latest exhibition, ‘hello, robot’ and speaks with a few of the designers pushing the boundaries of robotics today.
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constructed from a 3D polygon model of a fist, the product can be set triumphantly on a table or hung as a wall lamp.
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